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ICTSI declares 25% income growth for first 9 months

ICTSI declares 25% income growth for first 9 months

Nov. 13 | International Container Terminal Services, Inc flagship terminal, the Manila International Container Terminal. Photo from ICTSI. Port operator International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) reported a net income of US$204.968 million in the first...

PPA H1 income up 31% on higher revenue, lower expenses

PPA H1 income up 31% on higher revenue, lower expenses

Sep. 25 | Image by OpenClipart-Vectors from Pixabay The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) recorded a net income of P5.818 billion in the first half of 2019, 31.34% higher than the P4.429 billion earned in the same period last year, due to improved revenues and lower...

PLSA raises concerns on PPA’s proposed uniform tariff

PLSA raises concerns on PPA’s proposed uniform tariff

Sep. 18 | The Philippine Liner Shipping Association (PLSA) is seeking clarification on uniform tariff rates the Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) wants applied to ports won through through bidding under a new terminal management policy. In a position paper dated...

Harbor Star reports modest increase in first-semester income

Harbor Star reports modest increase in first-semester income

Aug. 17 | Harbor Star Shipping Services assists more than 5,500 vessels per year throughout the Philippines. Photo from harborstar.com.ph Harbor Star Shipping Services, Inc. (HSSSI) reported a service income of P678.3 million for the first half of 2019, a 4% increase...

Truck drivers to undergo discipline training

Truck drivers to undergo discipline training

Jul. 31 | Manila Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso in a meeting with truckers’ associations on July 30. Photo from Manila Public Information Office. Truckers will conduct training for their drivers in response to Manila Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno”...

ICTSI Manila continues equipment roll-out

ICTSI Manila continues equipment roll-out

Jul. 24 | International Container Terminal Services, Inc. recently received delivery of brand new port equipment for its flagship Manila International Container Terminal. Photo shows delivery of a new ship-to-shore crane last 26 June, to be deployed at MICT’s...

Local ships ordered to give way to those carrying perishables during emergencies

Local ships ordered to give way to those carrying perishables during emergencies

Mar. 26 | All domestic shipping vessels must assist and accommodate ships carrying perishable goods during national emergencies such as port congestion, weather disturbance, or other natural calamities to allow the quick loading and unloading of these goods at...

Build the ecosystem

Build the ecosystem

Mar. 3 | One of the questions raised during the recently concluded 10th Philippine Ports and Shipping 2019 seemed easier to answer than it actually is: why did the Davao-Bitung RORO route not take off?   It’s easy to point at how the route proved to be...

PPA: 20.8% of planned 2018 port projects completed by Oct

PPA: 20.8% of planned 2018 port projects completed by Oct

Jan. 8 | In the first 10 months of 2018, the Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) completed 31 out of its 149 planned projects nationwide aimed at improving the capacity, service standards, and efficiency of ports. In its performance report as of October 2018, PPA...

PPA Jan-Oct income inched up 0.28% as port rehabilitation costs soared

PPA Jan-Oct income inched up 0.28% as port rehabilitation costs soared

Nov. 28 | The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) recorded a modest increase in net income in the first 10 months of 2018, owing to higher revenues boosted by an increase in cargo and vessel traffic, and adjustments in tariff rates. In its 10-month performance report,...